The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 115 116 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 164 171 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.22% 2.15% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.31% 7.63% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 111 151 187
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1973 2242 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.65% 28.20% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1830 1920
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -22 61 £32,000 -4.47% 5
Bedfordshire -2 41 £45,000 +35.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +33 30 £32,200 +46.36% 3
Essex -19 19 £30,000 -7.69%
Norfolk +7 11 £26,750 +33.75% 1
Suffolk -1 2 £18,750 -6.25%
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 331 (100.00%) Windows
2 238 (71.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 232 (70.09%) Active Directory
4 213 (64.35%) Microsoft
5 198 (59.82%) VMware
6 182 (54.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 164 (49.55%) MS Exchange
8 163 (49.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 138 (41.69%) DNS
10 134 (40.48%) ITIL
11 132 (39.88%) Citrix
12 126 (38.07%) DHCP
13 107 (32.33%) SQL Server
14 96 (29.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 95 (28.70%) Exchange Server 2010
16 88 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2007
17 85 (25.68%) MS Office
18 84 (25.38%) MS Excel
19 82 (24.77%) SQL
20 81 (24.47%) MCSE
20 81 (24.47%) Office 365
21 79 (23.87%) Firewall
22 77 (23.26%) SAN
22 77 (23.26%) Cisco
23 76 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2003
23 76 (22.96%) Hyper-V
24 74 (22.36%) WAN
25 71 (21.45%) vSphere
26 70 (21.15%) Windows 7
26 70 (21.15%) VPN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 164 (49.55%) MS Exchange
2 95 (28.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 76 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 50 (15.11%) SharePoint
6 39 (11.78%) IIS
7 29 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (5.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (4.53%) Lync
10 11 (3.32%) GlassFish
10 11 (3.32%) JBoss
11 10 (3.02%) WebLogic
11 10 (3.02%) Tomcat
11 10 (3.02%) WebSphere
11 10 (3.02%) OpenStack
12 9 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (2.72%) IBM Notes
13 8 (2.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 8 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2000
13 8 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 85 (25.68%) MS Office
2 84 (25.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.60%) MS Project
3 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.60%) ResourceLink
1 2 (0.60%) Tridion
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 81 (24.47%) Office 365
2 32 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.02%) IBM SmartCloud
5 10 (3.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.42%) PaaS
7 3 (0.91%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.91%) SaaS
7 3 (0.91%) IaaS
8 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 138 (41.69%) DNS
2 126 (38.07%) DHCP
3 79 (23.87%) Firewall
4 77 (23.26%) SAN
5 74 (22.36%) WAN
6 70 (21.15%) VPN
7 67 (20.24%) TCP/IP
8 64 (19.34%) LAN
9 26 (7.85%) iSCSI
10 20 (6.04%) MPLS
11 19 (5.74%) VLAN
12 17 (5.14%) PBX
13 16 (4.83%) LDAP
13 16 (4.83%) Wireless
14 14 (4.23%) BIG-IP
15 13 (3.93%) NAS
15 13 (3.93%) Network Security
16 11 (3.32%) VoIP
17 10 (3.02%) DSL
18 7 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (32.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.83%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.32%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.51%) MySQL
8 5 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.60%) DTS
10 2 (0.60%) dBASE
11 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.32%) Subversion
1 11 (3.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.60%) MSI
3 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (14.20%) Finance
2 11 (3.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.72%) Retail
4 6 (1.81%) Legal
5 5 (1.51%) Games
6 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Automotive
7 1 (0.30%) Front Office
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (18.43%) Analyst
2 48 (14.50%) Support Analyst
3 43 (12.99%) Support Engineer
4 27 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (7.85%) Administrator
5 26 (7.85%) Consultant
6 20 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (5.44%) Server Engineer
8 16 (4.83%) Desktop Support
8 16 (4.83%) DBA
8 16 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 16 (4.83%) IT Support
9 14 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (3.93%) SQL DBA
11 12 (3.63%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (3.32%) Server Support
13 10 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (3.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 10 (3.02%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 10 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.63%) .NET
2 4 (1.21%) Web Services
3 3 (0.91%) XML
3 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.91%) HTML
3 3 (0.91%) CSS
3 3 (0.91%) jQuery
4 2 (0.60%) JSON
4 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (0.60%) Ajax
4 2 (0.60%) J2EE
5 1 (0.30%) COM
5 1 (0.30%) XSL
5 1 (0.30%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.30%) VXML
5 1 (0.30%) WinForms
5 1 (0.30%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.30%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.18%) Blackberry
2 34 (10.27%) Data Centre
3 29 (8.76%) Clustering
4 23 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.74%) Handset
6 18 (5.44%) Replication
7 14 (4.23%) Mathematics
8 12 (3.63%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.42%) BYOD
10 7 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (2.11%) Fat Client
10 7 (2.11%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.81%) HP StoreVirtual
12 4 (1.21%) HP Storage
12 4 (1.21%) iPhone
12 4 (1.21%) Statistics
13 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.91%) GIS
13 3 (0.91%) iPad
14 2 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 331 (100.00%) Windows
2 238 (71.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 182 (54.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (21.15%) Windows 7
5 68 (20.54%) Windows XP
6 59 (17.82%) Linux
7 40 (12.08%) Windows 8
8 38 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (6.34%) Windows 2000
10 17 (5.14%) UNIX
11 9 (2.72%) Windows Vista
12 7 (2.11%) Android
12 7 (2.11%) Debian
13 6 (1.81%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.21%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.21%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.91%) CentOS
16 2 (0.60%) VMS
16 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (40.48%) ITIL
2 39 (11.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (10.88%) Migration
4 30 (9.06%) Mentoring
5 26 (7.85%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (7.25%) Service Delivery
7 21 (6.34%) Load Balancing
7 21 (6.34%) Server Building
8 19 (5.74%) Information Security
9 17 (5.14%) Change Management
9 17 (5.14%) High Availability
10 15 (4.53%) CRM
11 13 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (3.93%) DevOps
12 11 (3.32%) Project Management
13 10 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (3.02%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (3.02%) Problem Management
13 10 (3.02%) Performance Management
14 9 (2.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (24.77%) SQL
2 49 (14.80%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.14%) Bash Shell
4 13 (3.93%) C
5 11 (3.32%) Perl
5 11 (3.32%) VBScript
6 10 (3.02%) Korn
7 9 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.42%) Java
9 7 (2.11%) VBA
10 6 (1.81%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.51%) VB
12 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.30%) XPath
13 1 (0.30%) Tcl
13 1 (0.30%) VB6
13 1 (0.30%) Ruby
13 1 (0.30%) C#
13 1 (0.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 96 (29.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (24.47%) MCSE
3 46 (13.90%) MCP
4 44 (13.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (12.39%) Degree
5 41 (12.39%) MCSA
6 22 (6.65%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (6.65%) VCP5
7 12 (3.63%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (2.42%) CCA
9 7 (2.11%) CCNA
9 7 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.51%) MCITP
11 2 (0.60%) MCTS
11 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.60%) VCP4
12 1 (0.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.30%) MCDST
12 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.85%) SLA
2 7 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 232 (70.09%) Active Directory
2 163 (49.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (22.96%) Hyper-V
4 71 (21.45%) vSphere
5 67 (20.24%) VMware ESX
6 61 (18.43%) XenApp
7 46 (13.90%) Terminal Services
8 39 (11.78%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (5.74%) XenDesktop
10 18 (5.44%) VMware Workstation
11 17 (5.14%) XenServer
12 11 (3.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 11 (3.32%) Xen
13 10 (3.02%) vCloud
14 5 (1.51%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.91%) NLBS
15 3 (0.91%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.91%) Firmware
16 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (6.95%) SCCM
2 21 (6.34%) WSUS
3 19 (5.74%) Backup Exec
4 11 (3.32%) Puppet
4 11 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (3.02%) Ansible
6 6 (1.81%) Windows Intune
7 5 (1.51%) SCOM
8 4 (1.21%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 213 (64.35%) Microsoft
2 198 (59.82%) VMware
3 132 (39.88%) Citrix
4 77 (23.26%) Cisco
5 49 (14.80%) HP
6 33 (9.97%) Apple
7 32 (9.67%) Oracle
8 24 (7.25%) Intel
9 18 (5.44%) Dell
9 18 (5.44%) SonicWALL
10 12 (3.63%) F5
11 11 (3.32%) Red Hat
11 11 (3.32%) CheckPoint
11 11 (3.32%) Symantec
12 10 (3.02%) Sophos
12 10 (3.02%) IBM
12 10 (3.02%) Fujitsu
12 10 (3.02%) SaltStack
13 9 (2.72%) Avaya
13 9 (2.72%) Lotus
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £19.5k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + overtime and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago